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Netflix, Inc. is an American media-services provider and production company headquartered in Los Gatos, California, founded in 1997 by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in Scotts Valley, California. The company's primary business is its subscription-based streaming service which offers online streaming of a library of films and television programs, including those produced in-house. As of April 2019, Netflix had over 148 million paid subscriptions worldwide, including 60 million in the United States, and over 154 million subscriptions total including free trials. It is available worldwide except in mainland China, Syria, North Korea, and Crimea. The company also has offices in India, Netherlands, Brazil, Japan, and South Korea. Netflix is a member of the Motion Picture Association (MPA).

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World faces condom shortfall due to coronavirus [Video]

World faces condom shortfall due to coronavirus

A global shortage of condoms is looming, the world's biggest producer said, after a coronavirus lockdown forced it to shut down production. Conway G. Gittens has this report.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:44Published
What's Coming to Netflix in March 2020 | THR News [Video]

What's Coming to Netflix in March 2020 | THR News

Here's what is coming to and leaving the streaming service throughout the month.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:49Published
Matt Lucas and David Walliams hold Little Britain talks with Netflix [Video]

Matt Lucas and David Walliams hold Little Britain talks with Netflix

'Little Britain' star Matt Lucas admits he and David Walliams have spoken to Netflix about reviving the sketch show.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:05Published
Little Britain creators to be offered ÂŁ3m by Netflix for new episodes? [Video]

Little Britain creators to be offered ÂŁ3m by Netflix for new episodes?

Streaming giant Netflix are said to be keen to enlist David Walliams and Matt Lucas to create new episodes of the sitcom on the service, and could be prepared to fork out ÂŁ3 million for the eps.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:02Published
Kim Kardashian Weighs In on Taylor Swift/Kanye West Drama, More Movie Release Dates Delayed & More | THR News [Video]

Kim Kardashian Weighs In on Taylor Swift/Kanye West Drama, More Movie Release Dates Delayed & More | THR News

'Wonder Woman 1984' is delayed, Kim Kardashian reignites drama with Taylor Swift on Twitter and more 'Love Is Blind' and 'The Circle' are headed to Netflix.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 03:00Published
Netflix Hands Out Two-Season Renewals for 'Love Is Blind,' 'The Circle' | THR News [Video]

Netflix Hands Out Two-Season Renewals for 'Love Is Blind,' 'The Circle' | THR News

Netflix is rewarding its slate of unscripted breakouts with a wave of renewals.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:24Published
Ted Sarandos on Netflix Viewership: "Viewing Is Up" | THR News [Video]

Ted Sarandos on Netflix Viewership: "Viewing Is Up" | THR News

Netflix's content chief Ted Sarandos on Sunday morning joined anchor Brian Stelter on CNN's 'Reliable Sources,' where he said that while the novel coronavirus has caused a "massive disruption" for..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:18Published
Netflix establishes $100 million fund to support TV and film workers during coronavirus shutdown [Video]

Netflix establishes $100 million fund to support TV and film workers during coronavirus shutdown

Bosses at streaming giant Netflix are doing their bit to help those in the TV and film industry who have lost work because of the coronavirus pandemic with a $100 million dollar support fund.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:38Published
Netflix and YouTube Reduce Streaming Quality in Europe [Video]

Netflix and YouTube Reduce Streaming Quality in Europe

The action will be taken to prevent the internet from collapsing due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:31Published
Netflix To Give $100 Million In Help To Workers Affected By Coronavirus [Video]

Netflix To Give $100 Million In Help To Workers Affected By Coronavirus

Netflix announced a $100 million relief fund to offset some of the impacts coronavirus shutdowns have caused. The company said $15 millions would fund organizations providing help to cast and crew who..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published
Netflix, YouTube switch off HD in Europe [Video]

Netflix, YouTube switch off HD in Europe

Netflix and YouTube have agreed to switch off HD streaming in Europe after the EU asked them to help head off internet gridlock as everyone stays home. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:03Published
BeyoncĂ©-Approved ‘Homecoming’ watch party is exactly what we needed [Video]

BeyoncĂ©-Approved ‘Homecoming’ watch party is exactly what we needed

On Wednesday night, BeyoncĂ© fans joined together to stream ’Homecoming’ on Netflix and live-tweet their experience.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:15Published
Netflix Party connects friends while social distancing [Video]

Netflix Party connects friends while social distancing

The Google Chrome extension allows friends to continue their movie night dates while under self or mandated quarantine.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:18Published
'The Witcher' Production Suspended for Two Weeks Due to Coronavirus | THR News [Video]

'The Witcher' Production Suspended for Two Weeks Due to Coronavirus | THR News

Netflix's 'The Witcher' has become the latest addition to the growing pool of major productions impacted by the coronavirus.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:29Published
'Queer Eye' Texas For Season 6 [Video]

'Queer Eye' Texas For Season 6

Get ready, cowboys: the Fab Five are heading to the Lone Star State. Netflix confirmed Wednesday that production on the sixth season of “Queer Eye” had kicked off this week in Austin, Texas. As..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published
John Boyega teams up with Netflix for African film project [Video]

John Boyega teams up with Netflix for African film project

John Boyega has teamed up with Netflix to develop films centred on Africa through his UpperRoom Productions company.

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AOC’s digital gurus launch ‘post-capitalist’ streaming site [Video]

AOC’s digital gurus launch ‘post-capitalist’ streaming site

The Detroit-based filmmakers behind Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s viral campaign ad have created Means TV, which they describe as the world’s first “post capitalist” streaming service. Vanessa..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:15Published
Austin Cancels South By Southwest Festival [Video]

Austin Cancels South By Southwest Festival

The city of Austin has made a difficult but necessary announcement today. This year’s South by Southwest festival is being canceled amid an ongoing coronavirus threat. Companies like Apple, Facebook,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published
Barack and Michelle Obama reportedly teaming with Russo Brothers on new movie [Video]

Barack and Michelle Obama reportedly teaming with Russo Brothers on new movie

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have reportedly teamed up with the Russo Brothers on a new Netflix movie.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:42Published
Netflix, Apple and More Drop out of SXSW Due to Coronavirus Concerns [Video]

Netflix, Apple and More Drop out of SXSW Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Netflix is among the major brands that have announced that they will not be attending SXSW because of the coronavirus.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:03Published
Taika Waititi and Netflix team up for 2 adaptations of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' [Video]

Taika Waititi and Netflix team up for 2 adaptations of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'

One of the films helmed by the 'Jojo Rabbit' director will focus on the characters from the classic Roald Dahl book.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:02Published
Taiki Waiti to Bring Willy Wonka to Netflix, 'The Last of Us' Turning to TV Series & More | THR News [Video]

Taiki Waiti to Bring Willy Wonka to Netflix, 'The Last of Us' Turning to TV Series & More | THR News

The massively popular video game 'The Last of Us' is being turned into a TV show, Taiki Waiti is bringing the world of 'Willy Wonka' to Netflix and a 'Clueless' pop-up is headed your way. Here are..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 03:19Published
Taika Waititi to Direct Two 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Series for Netflix | THR News [Video]

Taika Waititi to Direct Two 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' Series for Netflix | THR News

Taika Waititi has found the golden ticket.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:41Published

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